| Jan 25, 2015
JAMES CITY — State approval for a power company's plan to build new electrical towers across one of the nation's most historic waterways awaits a crucial decision from the state's highest court.
But a separate federal approval process — just...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 1:15 PM
The threat of icy weather overnight has lead Isle of Wight County Schools officials to delay the start of school on Wednesday by 2 hours, according to the school division's spokeswoman.
On Tuesday afternoon, Virginia Department of Transportation crews...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 12:15 AM
Apprentice at Briarcliffe (N.Y.), 7
Elon at William and Mary, 7
Indoor track and field
Gene Anderson Invitational (in Chapel Hill, N.C.; including Hampton)
Tulsa tournament (including Old Dominion)...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 6:41 PM
We'll see a more than 10-degree temperature jump Friday, but you'll still want to dress warm.
The National Weather Service forecast shows a high temperature of about 41 degrees and a low of 20 overnight. Expect partly sunny skies with southwest winds 11...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 3:08 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — There was a different kind of homecoming at Fort Eustis Monday.
For the first time in two years, the crew of the USAV MG Winfield Scott moored their ocean-going tug boat at its home port on base.
"Hey look! The large tug is back,"...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Two months after the United States entered World War I in April 1917, the Army selected its principal ports of embarkation for sending a massive expeditionary force to Europe.
Writing in a June 20 memorandum to the chief of staff, Quartermaster Gen....
| Jan 4, 2015
JAMES CITY — Virginia's largest electricity provider will face off against James City County and preservationists this week in a battle over proposed new electrical towers crossing one of the nation's most historic waterways.
The battleground is...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Congestion continues to back up traffic around much of Hampton Roads this morning, particularly on the southside, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation.
At the James River Bridge on U.S. Route 17, an opening is scheduled for 11 a.m....
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:25 AM
On US-17 between Newport News and Isle of Wight County, the James River Bridge is scheduled to open at 12:30 p.m.
Expect potential delays.
Source: Virginia Department of Transportation.
| Dec 21, 2014
Virginia, famous for its country ham, is also becoming known for its oysters and wine.
Seven different regions of the Chesapeake Bay and along the Eastern Shore are producing some of the world's best oysters. Gov. Terry McAuliffe recently declared...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 3:57 PM
GROUP 4A SOUTH REGIONAL
Results from Monday’s and Tuesday’s tournament on Williamsburg National’s Yorktown Course:
1. Jamestown 310-295-605
2. Glen Allen 315-306-621
3. Monacan 323-342-665